Viking extravaganza at Lochranza

Vikings, visitors and villagers added an Up Helly Aa festival atmosphere to the Lochranza gala weekend when on Saturday the Castle Spit and Village Hall were packed with people enjoying the Viking themed fun day.

Ayrshire Bluebell Lodge makes charity donation

The Order of Free Gardeners – fraternal society’s that were founded in Scotland in the 1600s – have largely faded into obscurity so the Ayrshire Bluebell Free Gardeners were instituted in 2003 for the purpose of retaining the traditions.

Tractor Show at museum

The show which takes place on Sunday August 5, will feature a  fascinating range of machines from vintage to modern, restored to original, and everything in-between.